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Western Michigan University Libraries

Western Michigan University

Address: 1903 W. Michigan Avenue
Kalamazoo, Michigan
United States

County: Kalamazoo View map of all libraries in Kalamazoo County.

Phone: +12693875059

Connect to: ✔   Online Catalog

Library details: Western Michigan University Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Western Michigan University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 2,243,986 volumes. The library circulates 165,869 items per year. The library serves a population of 20,739 FTE Enrollment.

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Administration: The director of the library is Julie Garrison .

Organizational structure: The library is part of a publicly-funded organization. It operates on a Non-profit financial model.

Academic Level: The library Serves an educational institution at the University level. The Carnegie Foundation designates this institution as: Doctoral/Research Universities-Extensive (level 15).

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 20,739FTE Students
Collection size2,243,986volumes
Annual Circulation165,869transactions
Expenditures Reported to National Center for Education Statistics
2012 $13,174,836$158,063$1,765,824$628,328$5,225,234$4,526,275

wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2014
Previous Automation SystemVoyager1998
Previous Automation SystemNOTIS1989
Discovery Service (w/index)Primo Central2014
Previous Discovery IndexSummon
Discovery InterfacePrimo2014
OpenURL Link resolverAlma Resolver2015
Previous Link resolverSFX
Institutional RepositoryDigital Commons 
The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.

Automation Survey: The 2018 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library

Identifiers ID2488
WorldCat Registry ID1500

Record History: This listing was created on Aug 23, 1998 and was last modified on Nov 13, 2018.

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